Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Assembling T-Rex from Dinosaur Tracks

This is one of my favorite cuts on the Dinosaur Tracks Cricut cartridge! Here are the supplies I used: (I forgot to add the embossing folder to the picture - oops!)

I thought it would be fun if the teeth looked glossy and dimensional, so I used the glossy accents on this. I only put a thin layer on.

Here are the finished teeth and the tongue, ready to layer on the dinosaur base. When you 'gloss' your dinosaur teeth, you might want to go a little higher on the top than I did.

The dinosaur was to big to fit in the cuttlebug folder all at once, so I sent it through twice.

Don't worry if it doesn't line up exactly, it will still look good. You may want to experiement!

I ran the green top layer and the bottom brown layer through the cuttlebug folder. Now we are ready to put it all together!

Step 1: Glue the tongue onto the base of the dinosaur.

Glue the teeth onto the base of the dinosaur.

Step 3: Glue the green top onto the base. This sandwiches the teeth and tongue between the two larger diecuts.

The T-Rex looks even better inked! See a sample on the dinosaur Happy Birthday card.


  1. What a creative project-- love the way you lined up the tongue

  2. Oh my how cute the dinosaur is you are teriffic keep it coming HA HA HA!


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